Slimming and Flattering Hosiery Tricks for Your Body Shape

With the temps (finally!) dropping, it’s time to cover up those gams and get cozy. Here, what to wear on your legs this fall.

Hanes Silk Reflections Blackout Tights

Best Hosiery If You’re…Bottom HeavyThe quickest way to make a Triangle shape’s bum and thighs look skinnier is with dark opaque tights. I love these buttery-soft Hanes Blackout Tights so much that I featured them in my book, “The Wow! Factor: Insider Style Secrets for Every Body and Every Budget.” Styling tip: Wear these tights with black pumps to make your legs look even longer.Hanes Silk Reflections Blackout Tights, $12

Spanx Tight-End Tights

Best Hosiery If You’re…BustyDraw eyes downwards—and away from your chest—with this season’s colored tights. If I had the legs, I’d wear these rich, deep shades like aubergine, emerald or navy, which are perfect for the fall.Spanx Tight-End Tights, $28

Hanes Silk Reflections Plaid Burnout tights

Best Hosiery If You’re…Straight Up and DownYour Ruler shape can pull off textured, patterned or metallic tights, as they always add a little bit of volume. Keep the rest of your outfit simple so the focus is all on your legs. I’m loving this plaid pair—this season’s most popular print.Hanes Silk Reflections Plaid Burnout tights, $10

Wolford Control Top tights

Best Hosiery If You Have…a TummyThe key for taming a fuller tummy is a shapewear-like, super-slimming control top. Invest in Wolford’s Control Top tights to trim inches off your waist and suck you in at all the right places. They’re worth the splurge—made of a velvety-soft cotton mix fabric with invisible, supportive shaping.Wolford Control Top tights, $65 

L’eggs Convert-A-Tight,

Best Hosiery For…an Hourglass ShapeI’m loving these ingenious tights from L’eggs, which hug every sexy curve on an Hourglass shape and transform into a legging. Just flip the tip and slip it under to go from tights to leggings in a flash.L’eggs Convert-A-Tight, $9

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